Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season
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In the penultimate qualifying session of his DTM career, António Félix da Costa secured his second pole position
In qualifying for Saturday’s 17th DTM race of the season, the Portuguese posted the fastest lap time of 1m32.344s with his BMW M4 DTM and thus will be starting from the best grid position.
In the DTM season finale at Hockenheim, several constellations in the final two races can make for different results in the battle for the title
A lot of factors make you believe that it will be a battle between BMW’s Marco Wittmann and Audi’s Edoardo Mortara. There still is a maximum of 50 points to be won and with a gap of 14 points to the championship leader, Mortara still can steal Wittmann’s lead without the support of other drivers.
The weekend from 14th to 16th October will answer all the questions still unanswered in the 2016 DTM season to date
The ninth and last race meeting of the year will provide a top-class motor-racing spectacular. The races at the Hockenheimring will determine the title chase in all the three championship rankings as the battles for all the three titles have been taken down to the season finale.
As part of his ‘day job’ racing for Audi in the DTM
FIA World Rallycross Championship leader Mattias Ekstrom has confirmed today (Thursday) that he will race in all three of the final rounds of World RX this season, including at the Estering in Germany next month, which clashes with the final round of the DTM.
Felix Rosenqvist demonstrated his competitiveness in DTM – that’s the opinion of his employer, Mercedes-AMG
At the Moscow Raceway – in the sixth race meeting of the season – the Swede replaced Esteban Ocon whose switch Formula One with immediate effect had been announced just a few days earlier. And Rosenqvist convinced right away by finishing 10th in the first DTM race of his career.
Farewell tour for one of the longest-serving DTM drivers: after 16 years, Martin Tomczyk has decided to call time on his successful career in the DTM
Farewell to DTM after 16 years: Martin Tomczyk
The fans will see the driver from BMW Team Schnitzer behind the wheel of his BMW M Performance Parts M4 DTM for the last time at the Nürburgring, in Budapest and at the Hockenheimring. Tomczyk will remain a part of the BMW Motorsport family, concentrating on competition in international motorsport.
From 09th to 11th September DTM is going to race for the 50th time at the Nürburgring
“50 times DTM at the Ring – that means 50 times motor racing at the highest level, 50 times maximum excitement for the fans and – last but not least – 50 times a highly professional organisation at one of the nest motor-racing facilities in the world,” says ITR Chairman Hans Werner Aufrecht.
The balance of power between the three manufacturers involved in DTM remains extremely close
The 2016 DTM season slowly is approaching its home straight, with the Nürburgring staging the seventh race meeting and the 13th and 14th rounds of the year respectively. The motor-racing enthusiasts may look forward to a thrilling DTM weekend at the tradition-rich Eifel circuit as the fight for the title is far from being over.